JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 100 rounds in 24 hours, 10 houses damaged

October 17, 2018 10:43

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended over 100 shells targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, violating the ceasefire 24 times, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.

“Ukrainian armed forces fired 106 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 24 he said.

He said the fire was opened on Spartak and Donetsk airport area; Trudovskiye, Alexandrovka and Staromikhailovka west ofDonetsk; Mineralnoye north of Yasinovataya; Sakhty Gagrina, Styla, Novaya Tavria, Leninskoye, Oktyabr, Kominternovo in the DPR south.

The enemy used mortars, IFVs and APCs, grenade laucnhers and small arms.

The JCCC reported 10 households damaged in Trudovskiye west of Donetsk, Oktyabr and Kominternovo.

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